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The ‘Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 8 Deep Dive

Plus, Ben Lindbergh joins the show to give out some reading recommendations ahead of ‘Ahsoka’

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Season 3 Finale Instant Reactions

Plus, the Midnight Boys address the rumors about Adam Driver playing Reed Richards

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Season 3 Finale Puts a Tidy but Underwhelming Bow on a Lackluster Season

Though "Chapter 24: The Return" was refreshingly self-contained and feel-good, it was hard to feel too good about the capper to a lackluster third campaign for the flagship ‘Star Wars’ show

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 7 Deep Dive

Ben Lindbergh joins the show to discuss the Shadow Council, what the remnants of the Empire are doing in the Galaxy, and who the titular "spies" might be in this episode

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‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 7 Instant Reactions

Plus, discussing the trailers for ‘The Marvels’ and ‘The Penguin’

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‘The Mandalorian’ We’ve Missed Is Finally Back

Just in time for the finale, the penultimate installment, "Chapter 23: The Spies," makes Season 3 feel like Season 2 again

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 6 Deep Dive

Plus, Ben Lindbergh joins the pod to talk ‘Star Wars’ politics and the constant changing of regimes in the galaxy

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 6 Instant Reactions. Plus, ‘Across the Spider-Verse’ and More!

The guys also discuss the latest trailer for ‘Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse,’ then dive into the trailers for ‘Secret Invasion’ and ‘Blue Beetle’

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Chapter 22 Recap: “Guns for Hire” Takes a Wrong Turn

The sixth installment of Season 3 is a distractingly guest-star-studded affair that brings us closer to a resolution but does so in an anticlimactic and confusing fashion

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 5 Deep Dive

Jo and Mal talk the pirate king’s return and the meaning behind Bo Katan’s journey. Ben later joins to discuss the implications of the episode’s final scene. Plus, episode awards!

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Chapter 21 Recap: There’s More Than One Way to Win Mandalore Back

"The Pirate" may be Season 3’s busiest (and best?) chapter so far, stuffing in loads of plot, intrigue, and possible glimpses of the near future of the ‘Star Wars’ franchise

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Who Is the Best Mandalorian?

Jomi Adeniran and Van Lathan Jr. of ‘The Midnight Boys’ talk all things Mandalorian with honorary Midnight Boy Arjuna Ramgopal

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A Comprehensive History of Bo-Katan Kryze

Mallory Rubin takes us through the extensive, and winding, history of Bo-Katan Kryze as a warrior of Mandalore

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 4 Deep Dive

Plus, Ben Lindbergh later joins the show to discuss the history of Order 66 and the recent appearance of a legendary Jedi

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‘Lucky Hank’ and the Appeals of Soft Television

Plus, reacting to the latest episode of ‘The Mandalorian’ and talking a ‘The Day of the Jackal’ remake

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 4 Instant Reactions

The Midnight Boys return to recap the new episode of ‘The Mandalorian,’ "The Foundling." They also cover the drama going on behind the scenes at DC and a major figurehead leaving Marvel Studios.

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Chapter 20 Recap: “The Foundling” Takes Us Into Grogu’s Past—and Back to the Show’s Sweet Spot

A narrative course correction back to our favorite characters and a surprising (and satisfying) answer to a long-standing question put a season that’s still running a little low on propellant back on track

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Is the Franchise Model Starting to Fatigue in Hollywood?

After poor showings from ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania’ and ‘The Mandalorian,’ Matt and Lucas speculate on the future of the franchise entertainment model

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 3 Deep Dive

Plus, Ben Lindbergh joins Jo and Mal on the show to give out their episodic awards

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‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 3 Instant Reactions

Plus, has ‘Star Wars’ fatigue started to set in?

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Chapter 19 Recap: “The Convert” Flies Into an ‘Andor’-Shaped Shadow

Season 3’s third installment strays from the Outer Rim to the Core Worlds, from core characters to a supporting player, and from lore to politics, taking it out of the Mando sweet spot

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Who Is the Best Darksaber Wielder in the ‘Star Wars’ Universe?

Jomi and Arjuna unpack the origins of the Darksaber as well as the timeline and skill of all of its wielders since its inception. Who do you think it should go to next?

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‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 2 Deep Dive, Plus Katee Sackhoff

Mal and Jo talk all things ‘The Mandalorian’ and are joined by Bo Katan herself, Katee Sackhoff, to discuss the intricacies of her character

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‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 2 Instant Reactions

Plus, the latest news regarding some recent Star Wars film shake-ups!

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‘The Mandalorian’ Chapter 18 Recap: “The Mines of Mandalore”

After a rubber-burning second episode that took viewers deeper into the story than we imagined possible this early in the season, we, like Din and Grogu, are ready for an adventure

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‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 1 Deep Dive

Mal, Jo, and Ben get together to talk about where the Mandalorian people are, what adventure awaits Din and Grogu, and much more

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‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3, Episode 1 Instant Reactions

Plus, there’s talk of the rise of Greef Karga, along with what could become of Bo-Katan and the Mandalorian people

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‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3 Premiere Is a Slick Reminder of What Makes Mando Work

"The Apostate" is designed to reorient the audience after a lengthy layoff, but the familiar formula ensures we want to keep taking the trip

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Eight Questions Ahead of ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3

From Grogu’s Force prowess to Din’s and Bo-Katan’s Darksaber designs to Gideon’s future, here are the key considerations ahead of Mando’s long-awaited return

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What to Watch to Prepare for ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3

If you want to catch up on the lore and movements of Din Djarin and Grogu, these are the ‘Star Wars’ shows and episodes to check out

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‘The Book of Boba Fett’ Finale Breakdown: The Cracks in the Fett Foundation

"In the Name of Honor" restored its titular hero to the spotlight, but in so doing, made it even less clear why he was there in the first place

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‘The Book of Boba Fett’ Chapter 6 Is a Love Letter to ‘Star Wars’

Dave Filoni’s "From the Desert Comes a Stranger" is a twist-tastic nexus full of indelible moments. That may be a recipe for forgetting the show’s titular character, but it’s a tour de Force for the franchise.

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In Chapter 5, ‘The Book of Boba Fett’ Mimics ‘The Mandalorian’

The latest ‘Boba’ episode is the series’ best installment—because it almost entirely isn’t one. What might it mean for the big finish?

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‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Thoughts and Favorite Moments

Mallory and Jason recap the ‘Star Wars’ spinoff’s second season, including thoughts on Grogu’s past, Ahsoka Tano’s live-action debut, and more

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Why ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Succeeded (and How Season 3 Could Look)

The Disney+ show received near-universal praise for its second installment. Here are a few reasons why—and why next season could have difficulty repeating the magic.

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‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Finale Recap: A Quest Complete, a Jedi Returned

Chapter 16 brings an end to a story—with the help of a ‘Star Wars’ legend—while hinting at what’s to come next